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In the Media – On midlife loneliness

September 26, 2015 | By | 7 Replies Continue Reading
In the Media – On midlife loneliness

Writing in The Telegraph (UK), journalist Maria Lally writes about midlife loneliness.

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All I want is to have one friend

May 23, 2015 | By | 4 Replies Continue Reading

A young teen has trouble making friends, hoping to get close to at least one friend at high school.

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In the Media – Taylor Swift on Friendship (Grazia UK)

November 3, 2014 | By | Reply Continue Reading
In the Media – Taylor Swift on Friendship (Grazia UK)

journalist Emily Phillips writes about how she (and more notably, Taylor Swift) feel like they will never be part of the “in” crowd.

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50 and no…

December 12, 2013 | By | 33 Replies Continue Reading

A woman googles “50 and no…” to search for answers for her loneliness

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Lonely in my senior year at high school

December 5, 2013 | By | 14 Replies Continue Reading

A student in his senior year at high school yearns for a social life.

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Friendship: Uninvited on Thanksgiving

November 26, 2013 | By | 6 Replies Continue Reading

It’s disappointing to be uninvited on Thanksgiving but don’t give up on a meaningful friendship because of one transgression.

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Friendship and chronic illness

November 23, 2013 | By | 4 Replies Continue Reading

How do you maintain friendships with an unpredictable chronic illness?

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No friends in high school: What am I doing wrong?

November 10, 2012 | By | 208 Replies Continue Reading

I’m nice, inclusive, and enthusiastic but I’m facing this problem that is starting to make me feel so depressed: I don’t have any friends. In middle school, I faced the normal crap that evil children everywhere seem to put on others, which is why I was excited to go to a high school where I knew absolutely no one, to start fresh. A very brave move: going from a private school knowing the same 60 people your whole life, to public school with 1300 kids,

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Friendship and retirement planning

November 8, 2012 | By | 9 Replies Continue Reading

I am a professional in my early sixties and plan to retire in three years when I am 65 year old. I am married to a very good man, have a grown up beautiful daughter yet I find myself feeling very lonely at times.

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No Friends: Why can’t I connect with a friend?

April 26, 2012 | By | 83 Replies Continue Reading

I’m 63, retired, happily married and count my blessings. But despite a lot of effort, time, thought and I might add, money, I have completely failed in building any kind of social circle.

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